4 Ways Some People Cope Better Than Others

Dumb Little Man

People aren’t born with an innate expert ability to handle stress, it’s something that’s learned and cultivated through the experiences they’ve had in their lives. These experiences provide opportunity for each of us to choose to learn the skills necessary to become resilient.

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6 Tips to Stay Sane During Quarantine

Dumb Little Man

On the other hand, you can also expand your interests and skills. Since you have more time to kill at home, you can consider learning a new language , exercising your cooking skills, and upskilling or cross-skilling for your career growth.

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Self-Development Tips for Every Entrepreneur

Dumb Little Man

Half of them should be business-related that deal with topics such as marketing strategies, finances, or anything related to a particular skill in an industry. Push pause, and try to forget about the stresses of running a business. Learn or Improve a Skill.

2020 261

5 Career Tips for Project Managers Post-Pandemic

Dumb Little Man

As we see the crisis far from getting over, here to stay for the rest of the year 2020 if not beyond, we must look for ways to revive, endure changes, and develop effective survival plans for the future. It is said that difficult times bring out the best in people.

8 Amazing Benefits of Mindfulness Meditation

Dumb Little Man

Us humans are the only species on earth with this skill of “5th degree metallization,” the mind’s capacity to become aware of its own processes. Reduce feelings of stress. Few activities have stood the test of 2500 years.

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5 Tips for Working Without Direct Supervision

Eat Your Career

Now is the time to hone your “figure it out” skills. It’s currently on sale until the end of April 2020. A word of caution: If possible, avoid adding to their stress. That’s a valuable skill, and it’s tough to learn.

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5 Steps for Managing Your IT Audit & Security Career In Strange Times

Dumb Little Man

No one figured that this would be the year of uncertainty when we were making those ‘Mission 2020’ statements. Career planning for 2020 and beyond, is still a daunting challenge.

2020 205

9 Productivity Tips Your Work-From-Home Career Needs

Dumb Little Man

It could result in health issues, fatigue, and mental stress. To get the best out of your workdays when you work from home, you need to control stress. A foolproof tip to managing work-stress is not to drown yourself in workload. Learn A Relevant Skill.

2020 213

How to Uncover Secret Personal Strengths You Never Knew You Had

Dumb Little Man

However difficult it may be, becoming aware of your personal strengths is an important life skill. How do you see yourself responding to stressful circumstances next time they arise? What skills and activities have led to your greatest success in life thus far?

2020 241

5 Effective Tips To Maintain A Healthy Work-Life Balance

Dumb Little Man

This compounding stress at the workplace can make it difficult for you to leave your life to the fullest. If the answer is positive, you can try skipping the task for a while and hang out with your friends stress-free. Saves time on having to re-learn a job or a skill.

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Best Personal Development Goals To Add Productivity To Life

Dumb Little Man

These goals may help you to improve yourself as a person and will also make you aware of your talents and skills. Focus on your time management skills. Proper time management skills will increase your efficiency and productivity. Improve your listening skills.

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Using Machine Learning and AI for Productivity In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

If anything, it’s making business a lot more human by offering breathing space and reducing stress. This is when the labor force transitions into higher skilled roles. For the majority of us, AI is something only seen in sci-fi films.

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How to Prepare for a Successful Zoom Interview

Dumb Little Man

Practicing will not only hone your skills, but it also enhances your confidence and lead to a performance on the “hot seat” without feeling nervous. Also, create a good atmosphere and reduce the stress with a smile.

2020 215

Exercise Equipment Review: Best Stuff for Effective Home Training

Dumb Little Man

We do not recommend kettlebells for strength training for beginners at home because they require more skill and strength. A roller helps your body to relieve the stress after a workout. You can also use it to alleviate stress and make your day less tiring.

5 Remote Collaboration Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Dumb Little Man

On the other hand, companies struggle to fill the skills gap. Nicholas Bloom in his TEDxStanford talk stressed upon the tremendous potential working from home offers. Working in a SaaS environment can be quite stressful if the management is slow.

2020 224

12 Mind-Blowing Tips for Increasing Your Overall Positivity

Dumb Little Man

Pick a song that really makes you feel great and start playing it in your head until all worries and stress go away. Life simply slows down, all stress leaves both the mind and body, and the individual who breathes this way gains clarity and mindfulness.

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How To Trust Your Remote Workers

Dumb Little Man

People are growing selective with the places they lend their time and skills to. Building core remote work skills can remedy this. Remote work has many benefits and many Americans are ready for more employers to offer this perk.

2020 217

How to Coach Your Brain to Improve Your Mental Strength and Motivation

Dumb Little Man

This could be anything from picking up a new skill or reflecting at the end of the day on your salient moments; by keeping your brain “on”, you are offering it more opportunities to expand its abilities.

2020 190

6 Simple Life Hacks To Achieve Mind and Body Balance

Dumb Little Man

Heart diseases are caused due to several factors, but primary factors are an unhealthy body and stress. Now, you would say that you don’t have enough time for your body and stress is a routine in this modern era. Don’t stress out on achievements from your exercise.

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Connecting with Customers During a Crisis – Notes for the Tech Industry

Dumb Little Man

Use your convincing skills to make your product their next gadget this year. Free subscriptions are being offered, and online education institutes are even offering free online technological courses to help people learn technical skills in their spare time.

2020 182

5 Ways To Increase Your Value In The Post-Pandemic Marketplace

Dumb Little Man

This shows how some people can chase a paycheck – not their strength and skills – and eventually run themselves down with frustration. There’s always a shortage of talents with the skills organisations need. Put into action: Learn new skills.

2020 199

The Mistakes Smart Guys Make With Women

Dumb Little Man

Deal with hardships, stress, and make decisions. Without this skill (ahem…guys are you listening?) There are a lot of smart guys out there. They’re successful with good educations and stable jobs, and they also respect women. They’re just overall good guys.

2020 191

Hate Feeling That You’re Never Good Enough? Then You’ll Love This

Dumb Little Man

When we desperately want to be part of a group but think we’re not good enough, it can make us ill at ease, oversensitive, unhappy, and stressed out. Regrettably, our negative feelings (of never being good enough) can cause us to undervalue, or even despise our gifts, skills, and talents.

2020 214

The Truth About Impostor Syndrome and How to Overcome It

Stephanie LH Calahan

Impostor Syndrome reflects a belief that you are inadequate and, or incompetent despite evidence that you are skilled and successful. You get stressed when you’re not working and find downtime difficult or completely wasteful.

2020 219

8 Tips for a Compelling Business Presentation

Dumb Little Man

Ask questions—even if they’re rhetorical—to stress what you want to say. However, the latter will help you have a more engaged audience and it will improve your presentation skills. Everyone has great ideas at some point—that’s not the biggest challenge.

2020 196

7 Apps to Help Protect Your Mental Health at Work

Dumb Little Man

In today’s competitive world, our work stress reaches a new high almost every other day, taking a toll on our mental health. Today, most of us lead a highly stressful life – be it because of the increasing job stress, cut-throat competition, or poor work-life balance.

2020 199

Being Resilient During Turbulent Times

Office Dynamics

Their organizational skills, attitude, and outlook seem unscathed. With a resilient mindset, you will be able to persevere and develop the decorum, traits, skills, and patience you admire. Have you ever come across someone whose decorum is composed amidst the chaos?

2020 208

How to Be Extraordinary At Work: Helpful Tips For Career Growth

Dumb Little Man

You need to improve your skills by regularly working on your weak points. You can ask others for some books or even audio sessions that can help you improve your skills in a specific field. You must work on your personality and communication skills.

2020 189

5 Skills & Strategies Required By A Recruiter In The Post COVID-19 Market

Recruit CRM

5 Skills Required By The Recruiter In Post COVID-19 World In our day to day life, development is important. Developing skills helps us to find new ways to deal with problems. Here are the skills required by a recruiter for the post-COVID-19 market.

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Flow Of Performance Is A Person To Performer Affair

Dumb Little Man

all have to perform publicly and it needs an entirely different set of skills. All these help but when in complex, demanding situations, say, when the performer is in stress or composition of the audience is not known — these self-help techniques may flounder.

2020 165

Survival Tactics for Administrative Professionals During Chaotic Times

Office Dynamics

At Office Dynamics International, Secretaries, Executive Assistants, and Administrative Assistants alike have approached us on skills, tactics, and traits to implement in order to achieve agility and survive the pressures of today’s society.

The Art of Constructive Conflict (Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Handled poorly, conflict can damage your relationships, decrease productivity, harm your reputation, and cause a great deal of stress for everyone involved. The art of constructive conflict is, indeed, an essential skill for any career-minded professional to master.

2020 141

How Assistants Can Have Staying Power

Office Dynamics

With all the buzz technology and workplace trends generate, it’s easy to forget that the foundation of every administrative professional should be built on timeless skills. There’s a reason some skills are needed decade after decade. Skills like: Resilience.

2020 167

Embrace a Warrior Mindset – The Ultimate Guide for Assistants

Office Dynamics

Feelings of overwhelm, high workload demands, time constraints and communication barriers with family and colleagues can feel especially turbulent during times of stress. Practice discipline Adaptability skills. You must be able to think under stress and on the run.

2020 160

5 Ways By Which Recruiters Can Hire Leaders For Their Clients

Recruit CRM

However, you're at a complete loss regarding what to do as the managerial position is highly significant and your manager has repeatedly stressed not to mess it up. Such frequent code-switching will require effective business communication skills and the mastery of arts.

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Learn these 6 Underrated Qualities of a Successful Recruiter

Recruit CRM

With the entire market being flooded by potential job seekers and in this highly competitive environment, to find employees with in-demand skills has been becoming extremely tough but with user-friendly recruitment software like Recruit CRM, the job has been made easy for many.

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Taking Home Learning To The Next Level

Dumb Little Man

You’ll also want to encourage sleep to reduce the amount of stress on your student. Having consistent sleep and wake times each day can help reduce cortisol – which is known as the stress hormone. The aforementioned family games help practice basic math skills.

2020 202

In Demand Job Skills

Small Business Labs

Job Growth and Education Requirements is a comprehensive new report from the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce that projects job growth by industry and occupation to 2020. But what I found most interesting was their assessment of the most sought after job skills in high-wage, high-growth occupations.   As the chart below (from the report) shows, five of the top 12 skills most valued in the economy are communications related. 

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Episode 283: Well-Presented with Mike Pacchione


Why is making the assumption that because you have improvisational skills that you can nail a talk a really bad idea? (1:44) On this episode, I’m joined by my good friend Mike Pacchione. Mike is a speaking expert who helps presenters find their voice on stage.

2020 92

Super Tips to Create Your Home HIIT Workout

Dumb Little Man

Hence, it is important to find the right balance for your skill level. Know your work-to-rest ratio based on your current skill level to get the most out of your HIIT sessions. As your body adapts to the stress of HIIT, you can add more and longer intervals.

2020 161

Worshipped and Worshipping Revisited

Daily Writing Tips

Apart from the exceptions (and there are several) the usual rule that applies to doubling the consonant when adding an ending to a multi-syllable word is this: If the final syllable is stressed, double the consonant: control, controlling. Do you want to improve your writing skills faster?

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Episode 277: Overcoming Overwhelm with Dr. Samantha Brody


She is the author of Overcoming Overwhelm: Dismantle Your Stress from the Inside Out. I’m holding a BIG event in Vancouver, BC, Canada on the extra day we have in 2020 to help you craft your time bigger and better moving forward.

2020 71

Top 3 Signs You Need to Redesign Your Client Experience

Jen Lawrence

” Running our own businesses isn’t quite as enjoyable as we had hoped, and putting financial stress aside, we seem to be struggling day in and day out. There comes a point in every business owner’s journey where they think, “Why is this so frustrating?”

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